The Biggest Secret to Obtaining Balance in Life

The Biggest Secret to Obtaining Balance in Life

Balance in life is the key to real happiness at the ‘high end’. Low end happiness is about other more essential elements of life joy - lik...

June 20th, 2019 |  


State to investigate death of infant found in well

The Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services is sending an investigator to Scioto County Monday to begin looking into the circumstances surrounding...

June 19th, 2019 |  


Commissioners suggest SCCS Director be placed on leave

Commissioners suggest SCCS Director be placed on leave

The Scioto County Commissioners approved communication to the Scioto County Children Services board on Tuesday, suggesting that the board place the di...

June 19th, 2019 |  



Prosecutor calls into question state probe of cases tried by former county judge

Prosecutor calls into question state probe of cases tried by former county judge

There seems to be at least a bit of a war of words breaking out between Tim Young, director of the Office of the Ohio Public Defender, and Shane Tiema...

June 18th, 2019 |  


Mimimal flooding expected for remainder of week

The National Weather Service (Wilmington, OH) issued a flash flood for Northern Lewis County in KY, Southeastern Adams County, and Southwestern Scioto...

June 18th, 2019 |  


PHS Teacher wins summer fellowship plus

Portsmouth High School teacher Stephanie Boling, has been awarded a prestigious summer fellowship by the Ashbrook Center at Ashland University in Ohio...

June 18th, 2019 |  


Visitor found Portsmouth with gratitude

Visitor found Portsmouth with gratitude

On June 14th my 16 year old son and I traveled 200 miles from Bloomville Ohio to Portsmouth so I could show him the flood wall , eat at Scioto Ribber ...

June 18th, 2019 |  


Fallen tree at Franklin and Logan blocked intersection.5th and Campbell.Under Pass By Family Dollar on Offnere.Photo taken of flood water at 25th and ...

June 17th, 2019 |  


Stevens wins 2019 tractor raffle

Stevens wins 2019 tractor raffle

Southern Ohio Farm Power of the Past Antique Tractor Club held their annual raffle tractor on Sunday, June 2, 2019, during their annual show at Pike C...

June 17th, 2019 |  


Heavy rains and strong winds leave path of damage

Heavy rains and strong winds leave path of damage

Storms on Sunday evening into Monday morning left a path of debris in its wake as heavy rains led to flooding around Scioto and Greenup Counties.̶...

June 17th, 2019 |